Memorial Services for Sarah Wilma Bowles, age 91 of Old Hickory, were held Feb. 17, 2018, at Plunk Funeral Home. Mrs. Bowles was born June 10, 1926, in Lyles, Tenn., to the late Herman Houston Epps and Ada Adele Cochran. Mrs. Bowles attended Green Hill Church of Christ in Mt. Juliet.
She is survived by: Daughter – Pamelia Nichols; Step-Son – Morris (Marjorie) Bowles; Brother – Ernest Epps; Sister – Verda Plant; Grandchildren – Jennifer (Bobby) Ginn, Michelle (Randy) Sansom, Racquel (Shane) Mangrum, Nichole (Robbie) Allen, Donnie Reavis, Shanna Roberts and Marta Morgan; 17 great grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.
Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by:Husbands – Billy Franklin Fowlkes (1960) and Morris Coleman Bowles (2008); Son – Michael Lynn Holt; Daughter – Donna Jean Suiter; Brothers – Walter Epps, Joe Morris Epps, and Herman Houston Epps, Jr.; Sister – Grace Epps Thompson; Granddaughter – Penny Thompson; Great-Granddaughter – Sara Roberts.
Plunk Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.